Making a Difference

At First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. Participants and alumni across the country talk about what First Tee means to them, how the program has influenced them and how they plan to give back. In this blog, you will find out why golf is truly different than other sports by seeing it through the eyes of our participants and mentors who make our mission a reality.

Taking on Challenges

Categories: Blog, Character Education, Life Skills

Experiences can be some of our greatest teachers, and with the school year beginning there are a variety of learning opportunities ahead for parents and students alike. While some will be fun and exciting, others may be challenging or difficult to navigate. Without practice or understanding, some of...

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Coach Cory Tucker, Taking on Challenges

Categories: Blog, Character Education

Cory Tucker, Program Director at First Tee – Central Ohio has been coaching with First Tee for nine years. His love of sports and coaching is evident in his long-time work with First Tee, but also in his life off the golf course, where he plays and coaches baseball and basketball as well. “I beg...

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Quick 9: Marian C.

Categories: Blog, Character Education

Taking on Challenges Marian C., First Tee – Four Corners 1. How do you prepare for challenges? One of the things that makes facing and overcoming challenges so difficult is that they are often unexpected and therefore difficult to truly prepare for. In my experience, mentally preparing for the...

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